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No Glory T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
No Guts T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Ridge with a View T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Viewmaster Arête T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
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Type: Trad, 160 ft
FA: JS, KW, June 2016
Page Views: 407 total · 16/month
Shared By: John Steiger on Jul 12, 2016
Admins: Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

Take your time to enjoy the imagery of this two pitch arête right of Ridge with a View. The first pitch starts with a well-protected traverse right to gain the arête, which is followed for a 100 feet to a belay from gear. Although Viewmaster is a separate line, at one point a reach left allows the use of the bolt on Ridge with a View (consider using a runner). Maybe 5.7, but barely. The second pitch gains and climbs the summit block arête.

Protection

Draws, a full-length runner for the bolt on Ridge with a View, and a No. 1 and 2 (red and gold) Camalot for the first pitch belay.

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Leroy Fielding
Salt Lake City, UT
Leroy Fielding   Salt Lake City, UT
Just curious, isn't a #2 and 3 the gold and blue camalots? Thanks for the new additions to the canyons, I look forward to giving these a go! Aug 6, 2016
John Steiger  
 
Good catch L. Too old. I'll make the change. Aug 13, 2016
KameronM
  5.10a PG13
KameronM  
  5.10a PG13
This route was terrifying to lead, but exhilarating. You have to set up a belay using a #2 and a #3 near Ridge With a View, off of a loose ledge where if you take a fall you'll be plummeting to your doom. There are a few points where you don't want to fall, but they are on easy terrain for the most part. The exposure is insane and the views are glorious. Not for the faint of heart. May 26, 2018

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